R&D - Laboratory Engineer Internship
Full Time
Forli, Italy

Move to improve. Bring your ideas and expertise to reality.

By creating desirable solutions and great experiences that enrich people’s daily lives and the health of our planet, we want to be a driving force in delivering enjoyable and sustainable living. We go to work every day determined to shape living for the better – for our customers and for the health of our planet.

For that, we employ great people from a wide variety of backgrounds – not just because it’s the right thing to do, but also because we believe that diverse perspectives make our business stronger and more innovative. If you share our values, come find your place in our global community. Meet us on @lifeatelectrolux and career.electroluxgroup.com to learn more.

Our team is part of a worldwide R&D community, working with Chinese, American and Thai colleagues in a multicultural context to deliver “best in class” cooktops, electric and gas. With our mindset and values the opportunities for change are unlimited, as your potential. You will be based in our Food Preparation site in Forlì, in the welcoming and famous Romagna region. Here you will work in an international environment, interacting with cross location teams to deliver outstanding consumer experience.

As a Laboratory Engineer Intern. you will be involved in testing of key functionality and safety, compliance with technical standards (internal and/or external) providing improvement proposals. You will have the opportunity to learn from our passionate team of engineers/specialists.

You will also get an introduction to our collaborative and engaging culture as well as having a cross-functional exposure within the organization from Usa to China. It’s your chance to make critical decisions that will influence not only your team, but the overall achievement of Electrolux purpose. Bring an open mind and the possibilities are unlimited.


Your main tasks:

•Support platform, technologies teams & Product Care in relevant testing, solution validation and product quality improvement

•Be involved in Product Development Process

•Collaborate in testing alignment with other location labs (China & US)

•Work with internal or external consultants or suppliers as well as manufacturers to develop solutions for better household appliances

•Be proactive in PSRA, DFMEA, PFMEA and Risk Assessment meetings



•Student or graduate in Engineering (electronic and/or mechanical)

•High personal interest for laboratory environment

•Knowledge of safety standards (especially US & Canadian) would be a plus

•Knowledge of DFMEA, DoE, PSRA, PFMEA would be a plus

•Ability to manage modifications to test samples or appliances, fault detection and root cause analysis

•Proactive, creative, open minded and  able to work in a dynamic and complex environment


Required language: Fluent English


This is what Serena says, our previous Intern. and now Laboratory engineer:

“Working in our team is an exciting experience, a dynamic job with interfaces from many different company’s teams and locations all around the world. The environment is really satisfying and enriching from professional and human point of view”.


At Electrolux, we take responsibility for our development in a supportive environment where we embrace differences and learn from each other. In a truly multicultural setting, we create remarkable experiences for employees and consumers, all around the globe.


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